Example course layout for B.I. in Visual and Performing Arts: Music

* – course offered during Summer Semester

** – course only offered that semester

All upper division VAPA courses have VAPA 1000 as a prerequisite.  MUS = Music courses within VAPA.

Freshman

Fall Semester (14 Credit Hours)
ENGL 1310 Rhetoric and Writing I – 3
GPS 1010 Gateway Program Seminar – 3
ENTP 1000 Introduction to Entrepreneurship – 3
MUS 1010 Music Theory I – 3
MUS 1030 Sight Singing and Ear Training I -1
MUS 1060  – 1
Spring Semester (15 Credit Hours)
MUS 1040 Class Piano – 1
MUS 2010 Advanced Music Theory – 3
MUS Ensemble Course -2
ID 1050 Quantitive and Qualitative Reasoning Skills  – 3
INOV 1010 The Innovation Process – 3
VAPA 1000 level course  – 3

 

Sophomore

Fall Semester (14 Credit Hours)
MUS 2030 Sight Singing and Ear Training II – 1
MUS 2150 The Computer in Music – 3
MUS 2600 Private Instruction: Advanced – 1
**BLAW 2010 Business and Intellectual Property Law – 3
INOV 2010 Innovation Team: Analyze and Report – 3 OR Cross-Discipline Core Class – 3
Explore – Physical & Natural World- 3
Spring Semester (15 Credit Hours)
Ensemble Course – 3
INOV 2010 Innovation Team: Analyze and Report – 3 OR Cross-Discipline Course – 3
INOV 2100 Technical Writing, Proposals, and Presentations – 3
Natural Science Elective w/ Lab – 4
MUS Elective – 3

 

 

Junior

Fall Semester (16 Credit Hours)
MUS 3060  – 1
MUS Elective – 3
INOV 3010 Inovation Team: Research and Execute – 3 OR Cross-Discipline Core Class – 3
Upper Division Natural Science Elective – 3
Upper Division Social Science Elective – 3
Upper Division Humanities Elective – 3
Spring Semester (15 Credit Hours)
HUM 3990 Special Topics in Humanities – 3
INOV 3010 Inovation Team: Research and Execute – 3 or Cross-Discipline Core Class – 3
Cross Discipline Core Course – 3
Upper Division Humanities Elective – 3
Upper Division Social Science Elective – 3

 

Senior

Fall Semester (16 Credit Hours)
MUS 4600 Private Instruction: Senior Recital – 1
VAPA 3900 Theory and Practice in the Visual Performing Arts – 3
MUS Elective -3
Oral Communication – 3
Cross-Discipline Core Course – 3
INOV 4010 Innovation Team: Design and Lead – 3 OR Cross-Discipline Core Course – 3
Spring Semester (15 Credit Hours)
MUS 4600 Private Instruction: Senior Recital – 1
MUS 4980 Music Capstone: Senior Thesis – 3
ENTP 4500 Entrepreneurship and Strategy – 3
INOV 4010 Innovation Team: Design and Lead – 3 OR Cross-Discipline Core Class – 3
UD Social Science Elective – 2
Natural Science Elective – 2